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HR Business Partner


Oslo, Other/Not Applicable, NO

Type of contract:  Permanent
Posting date:  04-Aug-2022
Job offer reference:  134761

Your career is about more than building a resume — it’s a chance to Leave Your Mark.


We are looking for an HR Business Partner for our Norwegian entity, to be based in our Oslo office.


About Bureau Veritas

Bureau Veritas is an international group within classification, certification and verification. Bureau Veritas was founded in 1828 with headquarters in Paris and offices in more than 150 countries.

We have a total of more than 80 000 employees.
In Norway, Bureau Veritas has its main office in Oslo and employs over 30 employees.

Marine & Offshore division's activities are mainly focused on ship classification, certification of equipment and systems, as well as verification and inspections of offshore installations and equipment.



You will be responsible for a broad range of HR operational support within our Business Lines in Norway as well as for the administration of the company and office management. This role crosses multiple business units. The role enquires interaction with various managers, employees and functional HR partners. The position is permanent and can evolve into a more senior role.

We are open for candidates who are looking for a full time as well as for a part time position with minimum 50%.


Main responsibilities:

  • Fully responsible for HR support as per our HR Delivery Model to all business lines
  • Provide helpful and professional HR service on a range of HR issues (recruitment, relations and employment law, performance management, reward, training and development) to managers and employees
  • Mediate between managers and employees
  • Provide assistance in department objectives as needed to improve processes, encourage use of best practices and meet department goals
  • Coordinate payroll managed by external consultant
  • Ensure that hire/termination processing, payroll processing, time registration, benefits administration and recruiting support is managed at the highest professional level
  • Fully responsible for accurate execution of the HR process calendar as well as the annual country HR initiatives
  • Fully responsible for 100% accurate HRIS data for the country
  • Responsible for the administration of the company
  • Responsible for the office management



Education and Qualification Requirements:

  • Bachelor degree or equivalent education/experience level
  • Min. 5 years HR experience, preferably in an international organization
  • Prior experience in employee relations and performance management
  • High professional standards regarding customer service and confidentiality
  • Fluent in English (written and verbal)


Personal characteristics:

  • A self-starter with proven ability to work independently
  • Detail oriented, creative, possess strong analytical skills and decision making abilities
  • Excellent communication skills


We Offer

  • A challenging job in a busy international environment
  • Opportunities for personal development and growth within the Bureau Veritas network
  • Great team and professional colleagues
  • A training program to ensure individual training needs are met
  • Competitive remuneration package in line with the job applicants’ background
  • A package of local benefits


A psychometric assessment to identify what drives you to successfully perform in the workplace is part of this recruitment procedure.


What we value at BV

We serve as guardians of integrity, upholding the highest standards responsibly. We create trust between businesses and those they serve, demonstrating the ambition to work hard and the humility to learn and grow. We cultivate an open and inclusive environment wherever we operate. And ethics, safety and financial control serve as the foundation for our shared culture.

Being part of the BV family, is more than just working, it’s being convinced that you will 


leave your mark… in shaping a world of trust.



Please press apply to upload your CV and application in English. Applications are assessed continuously, so please apply as soon as possible. The position will be closed when we have found the right candidate for the job.

If you have any questions regarding this position, you may contact Kaare Haug at +4799728247.


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